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Every October, San Antonio transforms into a thriving refuge of haunts, thrills, and Halloween delights. The Alamo City is the place to be if you enjoy the most chilling holiday. With its rich history and diverse culture, San Antonio fosters a spooky season in style and is one of the top cities to celebrate Halloween.

From Halloween-themed attractions for kids and adults to spooky ghost tours and more, San Antonio offers a unique blend of spooky and spirited festivities.

Here is how to make the most of your Halloween vacation in San Antonio:


Ghoulish Delights and Frightful Nights at Six Flags Fiesta Texas

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If you want your Halloween to be thrilling and chilling, Six Flags Fiesta Texas should be at the top of your list - regardless of what level of frights you're searching for!

For a lighthearted, family-fun experience, Six Flags Fiesta Texas offers Boo Fest, a not-so-scary Halloween celebration where kids will have fun and adults will make fantastic memories with their children. There are family-friendly rides, a trick-or-treat trail, fall festivities, and more!

Once the sun goes down, the park turns the dial up on the scary meter. This world-famous theme park transforms into the spine-tingling Fright Fest. Get ready for thrilling, exhilarating coasters in the dark, haunted houses that will send chills down your spine and scare zones where creatures of the night lurk.


Spooky Surprises for All at SeaWorld San Antonio

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SeaWorld San Antonio is an autumn adventure dream for all. In addition to your favorite rides, shows, and attractions, SeaWorld San Antonio is ready to be a part of your Halloween adventures.Enjoy family-friendly activities and Spooktacular and fights by night at Howl-O-Scream

For light Halloween family fun everyone can enjoy, try SeaWorld Spooktacular. Don your favorite costume (please note: no costume masks or hoods are permitted) and enjoy trick-or-treating, meet Spookley the Square Pumpkin, explore his hay maze and dance with Sesame Street friends during an exciting parade.

Later, when it's time to bring the screams, Howl-O-Scream is ready to put on a scare. With the evening comes scary creatures, terrifying haunted houses, and a frightfully good time. Fear becomes a playground at Howl-O-Scream. New this year, enjoy a chilling haunt at Bunny Bradley's Ice Cream Shoppe! Plus, adults are sure to enjoy refreshing beverages from one of the stationed Howl-O-Scream bars throughout the park. Screams are the soundtrack of the night at Howl-O-Scream where you'll find 6 horror-filled haunts and 7 terror-tories!


Experience Wild Thrills With San Antonio Zoo Boo

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For another kid-friendly event, head to the San Antonio Zoo from September 16th to October 31st for Zoo Boo. Your little ghost or goblin will enjoy a non-scary Halloween event that includes trick-or-treating hours, exciting interactions, live music, costume parties, and multiple realms to experience plenty of Halloween fun.

While taking in all the sights and sounds of this zoo-lightful Halloween adventure, be sure to experience and connect with over 750 animal species spread over 56 acres of landscaped zoo grounds.


Discover Dark History At San Antonio’s Popular Ghost Tours

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Get close and personal to San Antonio’s undead population with a ghost tour. The Alamo City is home to centuries-old historic buildings and battles, so it stands to reason that a few ghosts might still be lingering around.

When you want to learn about San Antonio’s dark history while visiting historic locations, you have many options! Choose one or choose all! Hop aboard a Ghost Bus and tour historic sites including the Historic Menger Hotel with Sisters Grimm Ghost Tours.

Texas Ghost Tour invites you to take a walk through the heart of downtown and explore San Antonio's spooky history. Take a San Antonio Ghost Walk or even a Haunted Dinner Tour complete with a 3-course meal at the Emily Morgan Hotel with Bad Wolf Ghost Tours. And for more walking tour haunted adventures, try RJA Ghost Tours.

Tours, such as Nightly Spirits, serve as a pub crawl so you can grab some liquid courage before or during your spine-tingling ghostly adventure.


San Antonio Is Your Ideal Vacation Destination for Halloween and Beyond

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San Antonio is the perfect place to find your ideal Halloween happening because there are plenty of exciting events to enjoy all season long. It is also never too late to start making your future San Antonio trip beyond spooky season because San Antonio is a must-visit destination every Day of the year. Start planning your trip today and enjoy everything The Alamo City offers.